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This photograph is part of a collection related to the Mangahao Electric Power Scheme and its construction. The Scheme which provides hydroelectric power, and is situated near the town of Shannon. It serves Wellington, Horowhenua, Taranaki, Hawkes Bay, and the Wairarapa. After being delayed by the first world war construction began in late 1919 and the station opened in November 1924.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011P_Mgh4_005862
Title
Construction of the Mangahao Electric Power Scheme
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Mgh 5
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Lindsay Family Collection

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Creation

Created By
Place
Horowhenua Region
Date
circa 1922

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

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electricity,
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wildbore,
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